- Sheepshead Bites - http://www.sheepsheadbites.com -
Aviator Hosts Largest Indoor Zumba Class Ever
Posted By Willie Simpson On January 15, 2013 @ 10:00 am In Arts & Culture | No Comments
More than 400 participants shook, danced and jumped away the calories during the Relay For Life  of Bergen Beach, Mill Basin & Marine Park’s largest indoor Zumba class ever, hosted at the Aviator Sports Complex, according to Record Setter .
Organized by “Zumba Daddy,” Joseph Gillette, co-chairman of Brooklyn’s annual Relay For Life  of Bergen Beach, Mill Basin & Marine Park, the event, which drew 419 participants, was held to raise money and awareness for the American Cancer Society.
Zumba, a Colombian fitness program involving dance and aerobic elements, incorporates hip-hop, soca, samba, salsa, merengue, mambo, martial arts, and some Bollywood and belly dance moves.
The video featured above gives you a look at the scope of the event and the joy of the zumba participants, all working out for a good cause.
“They’re here for zumba, but more importantly, the American Cancer Society,” said Gillette. “Its a successful day, a tremendous day. I couldn’t be happier.”
For more information on the Relay For Life and zumba, you can visit them on Facebook .
Article printed from Sheepshead Bites: http://www.sheepsheadbites.com
URL to article: http://www.sheepsheadbites.com/2013/01/largest-indoor-zumba-class-ever/
URLs in this post:
 Relay For Life: http://www.sheepsheadbites.com/tag/relay-for-life/
 Record Setter: http://recordsetter.com/world-record/people-doing-the-zumba-new-york-city/22389#contentsection
 visit them on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BergenBeach1
 Saturday: Relay For Life At Aviator Center: http://www.sheepsheadbites.com/2012/06/saturday-relay-for-life-at-aviator-center/
 Local Relay For Life Event Raises More Than $50K To Fight Cancer: http://www.sheepsheadbites.com/2012/06/local-relay-for-life-event-raises-more-than-50k-to-fight-cancer/
 BREAKING: Police “Swarm” Flatbush Ave Near Aviator: http://www.sheepsheadbites.com/2010/07/breaking-police-swarm-flatbush-ave-near-aviator/
 When The Edge Of The City Meets The Wild Of Nature: http://www.sheepsheadbites.com/2013/09/when-the-edge-of-the-city-meets-the-wild-of-nature/
Copyright © 2008-2011 Sheepshead Bites. All rights reserved.